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Edward Walter McCormack

September 12, 1946 January 2, 2020
Edward Walter McCormack
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Edward Walter McCormack, age 73
Beloved husband of Teri for 43 years. Devoted father of Sean (Jamie) McCormack, Glen (Amy) McCormack, & Meghan (Angelica) Lopez. Cherished grandpa of Sara, Jacob, Isabella, & Michael. Fond brother of Margaret (Raymond) Lehner & brother-in-law of Glen Roseann Fabri) Scandur. Loving uncle of Shannon (Michael) Farmakis & Sean (Jamie) Lehner & Great uncle of George Ethan, Grace, & Pierce. Edward was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Westbury, Long Island. He currently resided in Momence, Illinois. He joined the Marine Corps, held the rank of corporal, and volunteered and served a tour of duty in Vietnam as platoon leader from 1966 to 1967. He was decorated for his service with the Purple Heart. He attended W. Tresper Clarke High School in Westbury and attended Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, IL. He owned two businesses, but spent the majority of his career working for CSX Railroad, where he rose through the ranks to Inspector of Bridges. He retired in 2011.
Family and friends will gather for a memorial visitation at the Schmaedeke Funeral Home, 10701 S. Harlem Ave, Worth on January 9, 2020 from 3:00 PM until time of service at 6:00 PM. For information 708-448-6000.
The family would like donations in lieu of flowers to go to: Moraine Valley Community College Foundation. 9000 W. College Pkwy, Palos Hills, IL. 60465. For the Edward W. McCormack Veterans Scholarship Fund. Those wishing to donate online can go to: https://www.morainevalley.edu/edward-mccormack/


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Visitation

Thursday

9

Jan

3:00 PM 1/9/2020 3:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 1/9/2020 6:00:00 PM
Schmaedeke Funeral Home

10701 S. Harlem Avenue
Worth, IL 60482

Schmaedeke Funeral Home
10701 S. Harlem Avenue Worth 60482 IL
United States

Service

Thursday

9

Jan

6:00 PM 1/9/2020 6:00:00 PM - 6:30 PM 1/9/2020 6:30:00 PM
Schmaedeke Funeral Home

10701 S. Harlem Avenue
Worth, IL 60482

Schmaedeke Funeral Home
10701 S. Harlem Avenue Worth 60482 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Moraine Valley Community College Foundation

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